Yesterday as I went to the checkout counter at Subway, I saw a sign propped up next to the till, asking for donations for the #StrongAgainstCancer campaign. If you don’t know what that is, it’s a donation campaign to raise funds for children’s hospital for children fighting cancer. I teared up right there on the spot. I thought of Logan. I then saw my wrist … Continue reading Tomorrow Is a New Day
Silence is the worst sound one can hear, especially after they confided in someone to help them be a voice. Continue reading Breaking the Silence
*I just downed a full glass of red wine, and I haven’t done that in a while. Forgive me if at some point I don’t make sense, but I really need to write this out. So here I go… Dear Logan’s Mom, I have been following Logan’s story through your updates. I see you suffering. And I want to tell you that you are not … Continue reading Logan’s Mom
I see this hanging on my wall every single day. It’s currently hanging above my sons diaper changing station, so I see it multiple times a day! Can I be honest? Deep down this note that a friend wrote to us on our wedding day 4.5 yrs ago, it’s what has helped me to stay above water when I felt like I was sinking. I’m … Continue reading “Prove them all wrong, guys”
A yummy recipe for those chilly nights and for the runny nose. In case you missed that, here’s the step by step: In a boiling pot of water add the following (while pot sits in on medium high): Cut some chicken into 1/4 bite size pieces Chop up some carrots (I use as much as I can since my youngest devours … Continue reading Chicken and Veggies Paleo Soup!
Hello, my name is Jazmin Leader. I am 25 years old, a mother of 2 children, and wife to Jason Leader. February 2015 I was diagnosed with SLE, Lupus. Continue reading #LupusStrong
For the past week I have been posting something that I respect about my husband each day. I challenged myself to see past all the dirty laundry and unorganized dishes to purposefully and intentionally respect my husband in a way I never have before. Each day I grow to love him more along the way. Today though, was a little different. I know I haven’t … Continue reading Goodbye, Fiora